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Dr. Els Rose
13 February 2018
Els Rose has been appointed Professor Late and Medieval Latin at the Department of Languages, Literature and Communication starting from 15 February 2018.
13 February 2018
This book shows that 70 years of EU have taught us the difficulty of European solidarity and political unanimity. Co-edited by Liesbeth van de Grift.
Mata Hari (1910) - Bron: Wikimedia Commons
12 February 2018
To understand the many aspects of Mata Hari’s life, the filmmakers spoke with a variety of experts including Dr Marijke Huisman (Cultural History).
Dr. Stefan Binder
9 February 2018
The award committee selected Stefan Binder’s dissertation, titled 'Total Atheism: Making mental revolutions in South India' as the most original and innovative.
Dr. Aoju Chen
2 February 2018
Aoju Chen was appointed professor in Language Development in Relation to Socialisation and Identity in the Department of Languages, Literature and Communication
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Events

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Wednesday 21 February 2018 09:00 to Thursday 22 February 2018 12:30
The workshop focuses on Asia and Europe and allows for a comparative approach with a focus on any aspects of the intersection of utopia, memory, and the urban.
Eva Hayward
Thursday 22 February 2018 15:30 to 17:00
Eva Hayward is an assistant professor in Gender & Women’s Studies at the University of Arizona, Tucson.
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Thursday 22 February 2018 17:15 to 19:00
On 22 February there will be an evening lecture organised by the Humanities Honours Programme on 'Urban Texts Across Cultures: Asia-Europe Encounters'.
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Friday 23 February 2018 19:00 to 21:30
This evening, the Center for the Humanities and the Utrecht Religion Forum raise the question which role religion plays in contemporary Dutch identity.
Book ‘De Weduwen van Rawagede’ will release later this year. Pre-order: suzanne@suzanneliem.com
Monday 26 February 2018 15:15 to 17:00
In this seminar Nicole Immler will discuss the photo exhibition 'The Widows' and address more general assumptions in the Memory and Transitional Justice field.
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New publications

13 February 2018
This book shows that 70 years of EU have taught us the difficulty of European solidarity and political unanimity. Co-edited by Liesbeth van de Grift.
23 January 2018
This special issue introduces the notions of encapsulation and cosmopolitanism to understand digital migration studies
19 December 2017
"Ancient Models in the Early Modern Republican Imagination" approaches the early modern republican political imagination from a fresh perspective.
Nicolae Ceauşescu and Kim Il Sung during the party and state visit to the DPR Korea (1971). Source: Wikimedia Commons/Romanian Communism Online Photo Collection under the digital ID 33292X4X9
14 December 2017
The journal is committed to promoting the scholarly study of perpetrators of mass killings, political violence, and genocide.
13 December 2017
Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture is a comprehensive gender studies textbook with an international focus.
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